Contents
FOREWORD
ACTIVITIES DURING THE PERIOD 1 JANUARY TO 31 DECEMBER 2017

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Visits
Public statements
High-level talks with national authorities
Plenary meetings and activities of subgroups
Contacts with other bodies

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PUBLICATION HIGHLIGHTS

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Introduction
Selected publications

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COMPLAINTS MECHANISMS
ORGANISATIONAL MATTERS

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CPT membership
Bureau of the CPT
Secretariat of the CPT

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APPENDICES

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1. The CPT’s mandate and modus operandi
2. Signatures and ratifications of the Convention establishing the CPT
3. The CPT's field of operations
4. CPT members
5. CPT Secretariat
6. CPT visits, reports and publications
7. Countries and places of deprivation of liberty visited by CPT delegations
8. Public statement concerning Belgium

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